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Indiana Corn: Western Bean Cutworm Flight Continues, Scout High Risk Areas Now

Indiana Corn: Western Bean Cutworm Flight Continues, Scout High Risk Areas Now

πŸ‘€By Christian Krupke, Purdue University Entomologist 🕔Jul 21, 2017

Western bean cutworm flight still impressive. Scouting for eggs should continue for fields not yet treated. Most Bt hybrids will not give control, scouting + insecticide treatment is only option. If possible wait until 90-95% tassel emergence before insecticide treatment.

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Nebraska: Western Bean Cutworm – Scouting and Treatment

Nebraska: Western Bean Cutworm – Scouting and Treatment

πŸ‘€By Julie Peterson, Robert Wright, Wayne Ohnesorg, Jeff Bradshaw, and Katharine Swoboda Bhattarai, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Entomologists 🕔Jul 19, 2017

The first western bean cutworm moths were captured in University of Nebraska-Lincoln black light traps June 12 at Concord, June 20 at Clay Center, June 28 at North Platte, and June 29 at Scottsbluff. Flights have been particularly heavy in

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Michigan Corn: Management Tips for Western Bean Cutworm

Michigan Corn: Management Tips for Western Bean Cutworm

πŸ‘€By Christina DiFonzo, Michigan State University Extension, Department of Entomology 🕔Jul 13, 2017

Western bean cutworm moth flight has ramped up in southern Michigan (the lower two tiers of counties) plus northern Indiana and Ohio. It is critical to scout pre-tassel and freshly tasseling fields for western bean cutworm egg masses in this

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Texas Plains: Widespread Beneficial Rains; Insect Pressure Remains Light

Texas Plains: Widespread Beneficial Rains; Insect Pressure Remains Light

πŸ‘€By Blayne Reed, Texas AgriLife Extension Agent for Hale, Swisher, and Floyd Counties 🕔Jul 11, 2017

General Situation We were blessed with area wide rainfalls on multiple occasions late last week and through early and mid-week this week. Those that were not wholly blessed by the rain events had another round of personalized hail events that

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Indiana: Western Bean Cutworm Scouting and Treatment – Video

Indiana: Western Bean Cutworm Scouting and Treatment – Video

πŸ‘€By Christian Krupke and John Obermeyer, Purdue University Entomologists 🕔Jul 7, 2017

We have received multiple questions this past week about treating for western bean cutworm. The simple answer is, scout high-risk cornfields for egg masses and/or early larval damage and treat when over threshold. The timing of insecticide application is more

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Indiana: Western Bean Cutworm Scouting and Treatment Timing – VIDEO

Indiana: Western Bean Cutworm Scouting and Treatment Timing – VIDEO

πŸ‘€By Christian Krupke and John Obermeyer, Perdue University 🕔Jul 7, 2017

We have received multiple questions this past week about treating for western bean cutworm. The simple answer is, scout high-risk cornfields for egg masses and/or early larval damage and treat when over threshold. The timing of insecticide application is more

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Michigan: Western Bean Cutworms, Asiatic Garden Beetles Emerging

Michigan: Western Bean Cutworms, Asiatic Garden Beetles Emerging

πŸ‘€By Christina DiFonzo, Michigan State University Extension, Department of Entomology 🕔Jul 6, 2017

Western bean cutworm Western bean cutworm moths are flying in southern and central counties. Numbers will pick up over the next few weeks, with peak flight (the target for corn scouting) expected from the last week of July into early

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Illinois: Insects to Keep Watch for in Your Fields

Illinois: Insects to Keep Watch for in Your Fields

πŸ‘€By Kelly Estes, University of Illinois Extension 🕔Jul 3, 2017

Japanese Beetles Japanese beetles are back. Reports statewide indicate Japanese beetles are here (and in some locations, in very high numbers.) With corn starting to tassel and getting close to tassel, it’s important to remember, even though densities may appear

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Indiana: Western Bean Cutworm Moth Flight Begins Impressively

Indiana: Western Bean Cutworm Moth Flight Begins Impressively Updated

πŸ‘€By John Obermeyer, Purdue University Integrated Pest Management Specialist 🕔Jul 3, 2017

Pheromone trapping began for western bean cutworm moths on Thursday June 22, and already several traps are catching in the hundreds, refer to β€œWestern Bean Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report (See Source Link).” These early, eye-popping numbers, reflect the amount

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Nebraska: Degree-Day Models Predict Western Bean Cutworm Flights

Nebraska: Degree-Day Models Predict Western Bean Cutworm Flights

πŸ‘€From University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension 🕔Jun 19, 2017

Introduction to Insect Degree-Day Models One of the challenges to controlling insect pests in field crops is knowing when the damaging stage of the insect will be present in the field. Scouting for and effectively treating insects, if numbers are

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